2016 Companies in Focus

The following list shows all reviewed and paid attendees as of 12/15/2017.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Mr. Casey Adams President Visible Supply Chain Management
Mr. Paul J. Adams Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing Success Partners
Sheryl Adkins-Green Chief Marketing Officer Mary Kay Inc.
Raj Agnihotri Ph.D. John Merrill Endowed Professor of Consultative Sales The University of Texas at Arlington
Eric Alpert Chief Operating Officer Smart Office Solutions, Inc.
Ms. Mona Ameli President ABC 123
Jennifer Anderson Damsel in Defense
Adrian Avila Vice President of Field Operations Stream Gas & Electric, Ltd. DBA Stream
Ms. Michal Avniel Director of International Expansion
James Bailey
Mr. Jim Ballentine Senior Vice President, National Accounts Executive Multi Image Group (MIG)
Ms Nancy Monti Barcalow Account Manager Mills James Productions
Mr. Bob Bass Global Strategic Insights Amway
Mr. Michel Bayan Co-Founder & CEO DirecTech Labs
Ms. Allison Behuniak Public Affairs Manager
Ms. Laura M Beitler Vice President of Recognition and Events Mary Kay Inc.
Mr. Peter Benedict VP, Software Development USANA Health Sciences, Inc.
Mr. Michael Bennett Senior Vice President, Sales Smart Office Solutions, Inc.
Mr. Joel Bikman Senior VP, Global Marketing Mannatech, Inc.
Mr. Brett Blake President of Global Sales and Strategic Planning AdvoCare International, LP
Ms. Leslie Blye, CMP National Account Executive Iacono Production Services, Inc.
John Bollman Director of Business Development
Yanira Borges Anita Mallory Designs, LLC
Mark Born Sales Manager IMN
Kerry Brown Chief Marketing Officer
Dana Brown-Jansen Medifast - OPTAVIA
Ms. Melissa K Brunton Senior Vice President, Education & Meeting Services Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Ms. Nancy M Burke Vice President, Membership Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Dr. Traci Lynn Burton Founder & Chief Executive Officer Traci Lynn Inc.
Jennifer Butler VP Media Herbalife International of America, Inc.
Tom Campbell Sales Director Payoneer, Inc.
Sara Capo-Colon National Sales Director Belcorp USA
Serafina Carson Field Development Manager
Ms Sabrina Castaneda Client Success Advocate ByDesign Technologies, Inc.
Stacy Cernicky Founding Family AdvoCare International, LP
Ms. Marinda K Chaplin SVP Sales & Services Success Partners
Lawrence Chonko Ph.D. The Thomas McMahon Professor in Business Ethics The University of Texas at Arlington
Mike Christensen Director, Key Accounts IntegraCore
Mr. Charlie Cina Vice President of Sales LightSpeed VT
Chayce Clark Assistant General Counsel Nu Skin Enterprises
Ms. Leonor Clomera Meetings Registrar Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Mr. Brian C. Connolly CEO AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Gregg W Corella Director of Business Development Exigo
Mr. Ross Crago Vice President, Sales Success Partners
Mr. Patrick J. Crosson General Manager & EVP, Global Sales
Mr Jeffrey A. Dahl President Thirty-One Gifts
Ms. Teresa Day Editorial Director Direct Selling News
Ms. Amanda B Del Sontro Membership Assistant
Mr. Joe DePetris, Jr. Certified Public Accountant One Source Tax Management LLC
Shannon Donohue Director, Marketing SimplyFun, LLC
Mr. Brett Duncan Co-Founder, Managing Principal Strategic Choice Partners, LLC
Mr. Christopher Elam Partner Wilkins Law Group
Mr. George Elfond Co-Founder & CEO Rallyware
Mrs Stephanie Emerson Global Account Executive Cosmo International Fragrances
Linda Ferrell Ph.D. Chair and Professor of Marketing Auburn University
Mr. John T. Fleming DSA Hall of Fame Direct Selling News
Mr. Andres Forero VP of Information Technology Team National
Mr. Tom Fourt Executive Director - Marketing
Mr. Adolfo Franco Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Mrs. Kirsten Gappelberg Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility Mary Kay Inc.
Antonia Garcia Field Development Coordinator
Ms. Katharine Gardner Principal GardnerCO LLC.
Evan Gekas Director, Business Development
Mr. Jonathan Gilliam Chief Executive Officer Momentum Factor
Joseph Gilsoul Board Chair
Mr Bill Gleason Business Development TARA at Home
Gabriel Gonzalez Operations Analyst Monat Global
Javier Gonzalez Marketing Manager INSPIRA
Mr. Jason Gough Vice President of Marketing
Mr. Rob Graf VP Endorsements AdvoCare International, LP
Anthony Grimaldi Scentsy, Inc.
Jericho Groenland Senior Brand Manager
Kimberly Harris Bliton Senior Director, Academic Initiatives Direct Selling Education Foundation
Christina Helwig Vice President of Global Events AdvoCare International, LP
Darlene Hilton CSC Manager Medifast - OPTAVIA
Mr. Bob Hipple Board Member Damsel in Defense
Clare Holbrook Senior Vice President Global Business Development Nerium International
Mr. David B Holl President & Chief Executive Officer Mary Kay Inc.
Ms. Deborah Holmes Head of Finance and Operations Touchstone Crystal, Inc.
Ms. Carrie Huff Senior National Sales Director Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau
Mr. Gary Huggins Executive Director Direct Selling Education Foundation
Chris Hughes Chief Procurement Officer Damsel in Defense
Ms. Kathleen Huyge Curator - Destination Experiences Amway
Mr. Michael J Iacono President Iacono Production Services, Inc.
Steve Jamieson Multibrain
Mr. Ed Jarrin President & Co-Founder Exigo
Mr. S. Kregg Jodie CIO Mary Kay Inc.
David Johnson Chief Accounting Officer Mannatech, Inc.
Sam Johnson Chief of Staff Scentsy, Inc.
Mr. Stuart P. Johnson Chief Executive Officer Success Partners
Mr. Pat Johnston Chief Sales Officer
Mr. Calvin Jolley Vice President, Communications 4Life Research, LLC
Andy Kaminski Operations/Marketing/Sales LBRI PURE n NATURAL
Ms. Linda Kaminski President
Mr. Alan Kante Strategic Project Coordinator SeneGence International
Mr. Ben Kante C.O.O. SeneGence International
Mr. Thomas F. Kelly Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ryan Kennedy Manager, Government Relations & Global Regulatory Affairs
Mr. Sean Key Vice President, Sales Force Motivation Mary Kay Inc.
Mr. John Killacky Managing Director, National Sales & Marketing Bartha
Mr. Kevin Kirkpatrick Chief Strategy Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Marty Koehler
Kimberli Kuhn Executive Assistant to Vice President of Sales AdvoCare International, LP
Bill Lange Vice President, Executive Producer Multi Image Group (MIG)
Mr Brandon Langer Xyngular Consultant Xyngular
Mr. Richard K. Laurin Jr. Business Ethics Director AdvoCare International, LP
Lauren Lawley Head Senior Vice President of SUCCESS Success Partners
Ms. Allison E. Levy Executive VP and CLO AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Jimmy Lin CPA CFO Damsel in Defense
Mr. Jorge Lizarazu Managing Director Belcorp USA
Mr. Rick C Loy VP, US Sales Training / Field Development AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Michael L. Lunceford Senior Vice President, Public Affairs Mary Kay Inc.
Anita Mallory Chief Executive Officer Anita Mallory Designs, LLC
Frank Mannarino Director, Channels & Alliances Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Joseph N. Mariano President Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Ms. Lindsay Marquardt Education & Meetings Manager Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Rob Marriott Payments Consultant Global Collect Services USA LLC
Todd Martin Assistant General Counsel AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Michael K McClellan Vice President Direct Sales Global Access
Mr. Solomon McCluster Senior Sales Consultant Trinity Software
Anthony McIntosh President & Founder SSE Advisors
Ms. Renee McKenney CMP National Sales Assistant Director Disney Destinations
Laurie McNamara Senior Marketing Manager AdvoCare International, LP
Guimel Medina O&L Manager INSPIRA
Ms. Dana Mehrer General Counsel Silpada Designs
Ms. Marina Mejia Director, Channels and Alliances Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Ms. Jane Miller Sr. Director Global Field Solutions Pampered Chef
Mr. Jacques Mizrahi Chief Executive Officer, SwissJust Americas SwissJust
Ms. Cindy Monroe Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer Thirty-One Gifts
Blake Moorman National Sales Manager Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau
Jim Munafo Director of Logistics Medifast - OPTAVIA
Mr. Pablo Munoz CEO/President Kopernicus Strategy
Ms. Andrea Nelson Corporate Counsel AdvoCare International, LP
Kelly Newcomer Chief Operating Officer TARA at Home
Ms. Amber Olson-Rourke Chief Marketing Officer Nerium International
Mr. McKinley J. Oswald CEO Sound Concepts, Inc.
AJ Patton Vice President of Business Development
Robert A. Peterson Ph.D. John T. Stuart III Centennial Chair in Business Administration University of Texas at Austin
Ms. Nicole Polacek Senior Manager, Promotions, Events, & Communications Touchstone Crystal, Inc.
Ms. Lynn Poynter Vice President
Mr. Kurt Price VP of Operations LBRI PURE n NATURAL
Ms. Lin Ragle Vice President, Training
Emily Reagan Associate Editor
Annmarie Reed Agilex Fragrances
Robert Reeder Scentsy, Inc.
Mr. Ryan C. Reigle President Saladmaster (Regal Ware, Inc.)
Rob Renick VP, Business Development Sound Concepts, Inc.
Mr Bryan Reston Director, Account Management Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Ron Reynolds V -P, Distributor Training and Development AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. David Riddy Director of Communications & Marketing Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Kara Rieben Director, Business Development Payoneer, Inc.
Shawn Robinson Director of Possibilities SolutionStream
Rick Rodriguez Professional Services Director Thatcher Technology Group, LLC
Ms. Caryn S. Rosenthal Vice President, Corporate Sales Buy The Sea
Ami Ross Sales Executive
Ernie Satterthwait CIO Scentsy, Inc.
William Schiffiano Executive Vice President Sponsorship Sales Good Will Publishers
Scott Schlackman Medifast - OPTAVIA
Mr. Richard Schubkegel Vice President Thatcher Technology Group, LLC
Ms. Marsha Sites Field Development Manager Mary & Martha
Mr. Paul Skowronek Senior Vice President, Public Affairs
Scott Smith President InfoTrax Systems, L.C.
Sean Smith Vice President, Business Development InfoTrax Systems, L.C.
Mr. Jon Snyder Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kelly Sobotka Partner IntegraCore
Kevin Spelman EVP-R&D
Ray Spotts Chief Executive Officer ABC New Company
Ms. Debbie L Squier President IMPACT This Day
Jesse Stamm Director of Field Support Medifast - OPTAVIA
Dawn Stanford Field Development Manager
Mr. Mark Stastny Chief Marketing Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Richard Steel Scentsy, Inc.
Ted Stickels Symmetry's Vice President, Operations Xyngular
Rebecca Stockton Supervisor WHQ Experiences & Tours Amway
Chip Summerall Trinity Software
Mr Kelly M Thayer VP, Direct Sales Deductr
Mr. Lee Thomas Senior Vice President Business Development
Ms. Heidi Thompson President Scentsy, Inc.
Mr. Orville Thompson Chief Executive Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Brandon Towner Sales Fragmob, LLC
Ms. Nancy Traversy CEO & Co-Founder Barefoot Books
Mr Robert M Tully Supervisor Amway
Javier Urdaneta Director of Operations Monat Global
Stephen Wade Director, Global Sales Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Alvin Wakefield President and CEO Wakefield Talabisco International
Michael Warren NetSuite Inc
Ms. Amanda Dobbins Watson Supplier and Exhibit Coordinator Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Josh Watts Senior Sponsorship Manager AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Crayton Webb Owner & Chief Executive Officer Sunwest Communications
Dianne H.B. Welsh Ph.D. Hayes Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Mr. Dave A. Wentz DSEF Chairman
Johanna Westerhuis Manager Amway
Mr. Lee Wilkins President Wilkins Law Group
Ms. Danielle Williams Business Development Manager IDSTC
Romney Williams VP of Business Development ZenPrint
Mr Ian Wisbey Senior Business Development Manager Worldpay
Mr. Bob Woodard Strategic Advisor Rallyware
Ms Jonee Woodard VP, Operations Jamberry
Mr. Patrick Wright Senior Vice President, Sales AdvoCare International, LP
Mr. Chris Yourex Partner Direct Selling Strategies, LLC
Cesar Zamudio Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Marketing & Entrepreneurship Kent State University